Chateau Rouget Pomerol 2005

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Chateau Rouget Pomerol 2005

SKU 2264



Category Red Wine
Region France, Bordeaux, Pomerol
Brand Chateau Rouget
Alcohol/vol 14%
  • ws92

Wine SpectatorThere's beautiful aromas of violet and other flowers, with fruity undertones. Full-bodied, with round, polished tannins that caress the palate. Long and very balanced. Harmonious. Best after 2012. 2,915 cases made.

James Suckling, March 31, 2008
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Wine AdvocateThe Burgundy firm of Jacques Prieur, who now owns this Pomerol estate, has fashioned an outstanding 2005 from one of the less prestigious terroirs of the appellation. It is a richly fruit, exuberant, flamboyant wine offering a sensual display of black cherries, sandy, loamy soil, subtle herbs, and spice. Lusciously textured with no astringency, it can be consumed now and over the next 10-12 years.

Robert Parker, April 2008